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Whats' The Average Temp. for A Toddler?

Michael is now 4. His Temp. is now 102.6 & was its 102.5. What do you think??

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Angellinda

Asked by Angellinda at 1:08 PM on May. 18, 2009 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • He has a low grade fever and could use a little Tylenol. Average body temp is usually 97.8-99.8.
    TiccledBlue

    Answer by TiccledBlue at 1:14 PM on May. 18, 2009

  • a_and_j_momma

    Answer by a_and_j_momma at 1:34 PM on May. 18, 2009

  • He's sick.
    Do what you can to keep it under 102 and to keep him comfy. The article mentioned above is very helpful.
    kaycee14

    Answer by kaycee14 at 3:14 PM on May. 18, 2009

  • mine had a fever recently.
    if under 1...doctor immediately.

    if not, watch them, use some medicine if you have any for fevers but read the label good to see the weight chart for dosage.

    if it lasts for 3 days, go to a doctor. mine had a temp, bad cough and was cranky. they told me if it lats for 3 days...come in...i ended up going in anyways cause i was paranoid. turns out she has allergies but her fever was gone by the time we got their
    moki1984

    Answer by moki1984 at 3:41 PM on May. 18, 2009

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